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  KOFY    ABC7 News at 12A on KOFY    News  News/Business. New.  

    January 25, 2013
    12:00 - 12:30am PST  

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xññ >> it's happening in antioch where there was an attempted kidnapping near sutter elementary school today. parents received a warning letter tonight after a child was approached by a man who told him he was september by family member to pick him up. boy said i don't know you and quickly walked away. the would
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be kidnapper described as white man with gray hair and stub el. he was last seen near this park in light blue 1970's era car. >> good evening everyone. dan has the night off. now to another story involving the safety of children. thieves are targe targeting teens and their foot wear. it happened at least twice this week alone. allen is live at albany high school with this latest robbery. allen. >> it happened in two different places. apparently the shoes can be mistaken for part of a gang yawn form. that happened in brentwood. some shoes are in such high demand that criminals are willing to rob you for them. that's what happened to albany student. >> like our best friend literally like best friend. everybody is sad. >>reporter: almost everyone at albany high knows the 15-year-old boys involved in the shooting. police say 2 of the 3 boy were his shot yesterday afternoon along the loan green wait a minute cross town bike path in neighboring
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el cerrito. sky 7 hd over the scene. it happened right behind fairmont elementary school. police say 2 teenager male suspects confronted the albany students. >> guy came up to him and started to rob him for his shoes. >>reporter: friend of the victim says the suspect wanted one of the boy nike shoes. when he wouldn't give them up they both pulled out guns and shot him twice in the torso. >> it's crazy. i can't believe it happened. because he's not the type of person you would expect to get into any trouble like this. >>reporter: bullet grace grazed another boy in the face. memo went out to albany high parents caution oning about the clothes the kids maybe wearing. >> when the studts are out and about, outside of school, to remember that we are in an urban environment. and sometimes that's a little hard to remember in albany. >>reporter: earlier this week in brentwood 4 other teenager boys between 13 and 16 were also shot over their shoes. brent wood police say on monday a carload of 3 to 4 male suspects confronted the boys
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near freedom high school. they reportedly told them the nike shoes were gang banker shoe then few minutes later they opened fire on the teens. brentwood police say none of those boys are affiliated with a gang and they are all expected to recover. the albany boy who was shot in the torso has been upgraded tonight to stable condition and so far no one has been arrested in either one of the cases. reporting live in albany, abc 7 news. all right allen thank you. we have seen pockets of shower showersal day today with fair amount of rain in certain parts of the bay area. let's check in with sandy with the latest on live doppler 7 hd. >> let me show you the doppler. showers we have are really winding down but where we have wet roadway we take you in to the inland east bay out to oakley and brentwood. lone tree road sunset road very light showers marsh creek road
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and highway 4. vast road really light returns rate now. rainfall total nothing in san francisco get down to the south bay, it came down hard at one point. san jose 35 hundredths of an inch. just over quarter in livermore. don't put those umbrella away yet. we have another system coming. i'll be back to let you know if it impacts your weekend plans. >> see you shortly. >> body of mother and her 5-year-old daughter have been recovered from an ice covered pond in am door county. that pond is on remote property in the community of pine grove. bodies of 46-year-old karen anderson and her daughter amelia were found today about 30 feet from shore in water that was barely above freezing. on monday deputy responded to reports of loose llama and couldn't find anyone at the owner home. speculation that mom and daughter might have been trying to save that anima animal. neighbors group concerned when the family wasn't seen tuesday. that's when deputy using dogs began to search that ended with today's
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discovery. in san jose tonight man has been stabbed to daevtd. city third homicide of 2013. police got the call to south side drive in hope street around 8:tlit 30 tonight. man stabbed several times. police determined the victim was attacked by several men. motive for the attack is unknown. hunt for the killers continues. new at 11:00 65-year-old morgan hill man has been arrested on multiple counts of child molestation. police served warrant today at the home of my gel delgado. he was not home but he did turn himself in later. police say he sexually abused 4 victims living in morgan hill who were between the ages of 5 and 13 at the time. new at 11. sharks finally back on the ice tonight in san jose. that's great news for businesses in the area which were hard hit by the nhl lock out. john is live in san jose where they must be celebrating. john? >>reporter: you can hear the happiness. last home game back
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in april. san jose lost 800,000 dollars in hotel and parking. restaurants lost 20, 30, 40 percent or more of the business. so tonight could not have come soon enough. [ screaming] the pavilion no longary ghost town on game night now that pro hockey back in business. >> greatest thing. we have been waiting for this for all season. so glad they worked it out. we can still survive the season. >> if you think the fans are thrilled you should talk to the people who run local restaurants like the old wagon saloon and grill. >> fabulous absolutely fabulous waiting for this for a while and we are graduate to have them back. makes a big difference. >>reporter: difference of nearly 20 percent of their annual revenue that was lost because of the lock out. >> it is a chunk of change. we would have had a lot of games that we didn't get. >>reporter: shorten season means san jose will host 24 regular season home games instead of the usual 41. during the lock out some employee at the pavilion got
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other jobs including her father who found work as private chef. >> so he has to do figure out somewhere else what he has to do for the time being. wor working. because they were on lock out for awhile. >>reporter: tonight some parking lot and garages in downtown sap jose filling up at 7 to continue dollars a car. >> for awhile we weren't going anything over here and now that we have the sharks back it's going good for the business. >>reporter: pedestrian i cab operators hustling hauling fans to the arena. >> how much figure i lost? i don't think anything about things like that. i'm glad tuberculosis back out at it. glad to see people. look at all the people out here. it's graichlt i don't think about it like that. >>reporter: san jose police who work security traffic control also lost money but they are paid directly by hp and not by the city. in san jose, abc 7 news is that great to be back in business thanks john. >> highlights from the sharks game come up in sports with larry. >> disabled veteran in the east bay got home make over today
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courtesy of volunteers. they fixed shawn's back yard. he served 2 tours in iraq and then joined the highway patrol. but a robber shot him 8 times three years ago. now it's hard for him to walk or stand but he says he doesn't feel sorry for himself. >> awesome because all the people around here have been thanking me for my service but look at the service they are providing for their own community. >> just trying to make his yard a place that he can enjoy himself. we are doing a lot of low maintenance. astro turf and fire pit and pergola then big paver patio for him. >>reporter: home depot helped out with the effort. when the project is firnd he will safely use the out door area. part of long process of recovery for this veteran. whale watcher got lucky on the bay today. whale was spotted near pier 39 this afternoon seen heading east around 3:30. coast guard says not unusual to see gray whale this time of year as they migrate to baja. >> another sight over the bay tonight. the bridge sparkle
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with test runs of the bay light project featuring 25,000 led bulbs. should be completed by march to celebrate the 75 anniversary of the bay bridge. still to come tonight 7 news at 11:00. giants coach steps up to the plate to help the fan nearly beaten to death at donors game. how he uses music to make a difference for brian stowe. >> 49ers fan whose collection is so big even the 49ers want a piece of it. and why are these people so happy tonight? took place in oakland give awa away. then later on jimmy kimmel. >> jimmy is not hosting tonight i am. right jim? watch me in all star parade of a.list guest this loser could never hope to attract. going to be a great show right jim? right? [applause]. >> that's matt damon of course. jimmy starts right after this
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>> benefit ccert for the giants fan nearly boaten to death at dodgers game drew hundreds of supporters tonight. players and coaches rallied around brian stowe and tonight another example of giant effort to help out. amma has the story from redwood city. >>reporter: giants third base coach tim flannery and band held a concert for brian stowe inside redwood city fox theater. he's the fan badly beaten outside dodger stadium on opening day in 2011. >> his mom wrote me a letter. that's why i'm here tonight. wonderful family. great famil family. >>reporter: flannery began fundraising year ago and raised 70,000 dollars. but that's just a fraction of his medical cost. >> the money i tell people is to keep lights on. food on the table. you know. there are
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millions and millions of dollars in rehabilitation cost. this is not something that just it's not the flu. it doesn't go away. >>reporter: sought lunatic fringe on miniature in mill valley friday, napa on saturday and stowe hometown santa cruz on sunday. all the proceeds from ticket sales and silent auction like this one will good to the family. giants fans are proud to be involved. >> i think it's awesome. i just think it's a great testimony to the giants and their community focus. >>reporter: if you are a giants fan you know what it is like to feel for somebody who roots for the team and has inadvertently gotten hurt like that. >>reporter: flannery is looking forward to the santa cruz show because not only performing for the stowe family but also presenting the family with a check of all the money they have raised. in redwood city, 7 news. incredible effort. >> high powered people seem to
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handle rejection better than people in subordinate role both in the workplace and personal relationship. those are the findings of psychologist the uc berkeley. research shows people in higher position are better at finding alternative activity and moving on in the face of rejection. romantic cup well one high powered partner show the same pattern. >> excitement for superbowl builds throughout the bay area some people wonder what is beyond superbowl sunday. championship parade in san francisco for the giants drew up to 1 million people last fall and in 2010. but the 4 49ers and san francisco mayor ed lee said it's too soon to talk about nasell abrasion. >> it's about not talking about something until it really happens. that's part of the excitement and so i'm very patient with this because we deserve every minute of the built up that this deserves. my hope of course is we come out victorious. >>reporter: unlike the world series there will be no superbowl watching on big screen at civic center plaza
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because the nfl will not sanction the rights. >> talk about the soup forty-niner fan check out the collection that belongs to michael may. southern california man has been saving forty-niner memorabilia since his childhood in seechlingt he has so many rare collectible that the team sent a historian to his home to add some of the unusual items to the museum being built at the new stadium. >> we have entire team heading to the superbowl. sports director larry and sports anchor former forty-niner mike will be there of course with his own superbowl ring. wayne and kaetd will join larry and mike to bring you the best coverage during superbowl week. tweeting behind the scenes updates for you at abc 7 news bay area. some lucky customers and employee at oakland pan american grill are now getting more than just a taste of south america. the air liens surprised everyone at dinner last nature with round trip
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airfare to south america. dineers were told to peek under the plate and that's when they found the pictures. one customer described it as an oprah moment. they are promoting non-stop service between san francisco and south america. don't you wish were you at that dinner. >> all right. let's get a check of the forecast right now. looks like the rain is moving out ass. is it gone for good. >> no. still a possibility of a few showers although it's not looking terrible. let me show you live doppler 7 hd. don't cancel weekend plans. show where you we are still seeing isolated showers at this hour. byron highway we see marsh creek road and isolated showers very light out there. temperatures rate now in the 50's and visibility is droppin dropping. we do have areas of fog forming. visibility down to 3 quarters of a mile in livermore. watch out for that fog. now here are the highlights. fog morning commute. few showers tomorrow and we lack at cooler weekend.
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chance of showers although computer model are trending dryer and dryer. i'll explain in just a moment here. here's satellite radar this is the system that is now moving towards southern california but the moisture was wrapping back around the low so that's why we saw the scattered showers early today. we have another system that is cool one coming out of the gulf of alaska. it's limited in moisture. we are going with a slight chance of showers this weekend although like i said, computer model are starting to dry things out as we look ahead. 11:00 p.m. which is rate now. pretty much cloudy cover as we head into the wee hours of the morning and foursome of you you are xhuingt at 5a inland east bay to santa cruz mountains north bay could be seeing few shower showers. these are pop up showers through the evening hours for your frichltd ukiah clear lake area. by saturday morning we see the weak front coming through. could be early morning showers with this cold front and then pretty much by early afternoon it's done.
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it's over w.so like i said don't cancel your weekend plans. rainfall total through 7:00 p.m. saturday. 5 hundredths to 15 hundredths in the north bay. quarter tore half inch in the south bay. if traveling to the tahoe area we look at slate chance of rain and snow tomorrow. 46 for the afternoon. 29 in the morning. chance of showers on saturday. temperatures in the same range then on sunday snow showers will be likely as we start out with 24 degrees up in tahoe. 36 by afternoon. tomorrow morning you need to know 2 things. give yourself extra time as the fog will limit your adviceability so you need that extra time for the morning drive and also if you take the kids off to school make sure they have a rain coat co-see few showers around. you will need umbrella. temperatures in the 40's. tomorrow afternoon. just keep the umbrella handy but it's fought going to be a wet all day event. it will be like today. where you see some showers. temperatures in the upper 50's around san francisco. san rafael. 60 clear lake. 62 ukiah. see the slight possibility of showers 63 oakland 59 in antioch. palo
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alto, san jose, low 60's and around the monterey bay temperatures in the low to mid 60's. accu-weather 7 day forecast tomorrow spare the air day. nice and showers early saturday but looking less and less likely. slight chance sunday and then we are going with dryer milder pattern next week. >> all right nice change of pace. if you like that. >> guess what we are going to talk about with barry. >> how about collin kaepernick. talking to the media today. pizza this is an experienced move by young kaepernick lead up to superbowl xlvii and media converges. star quarterback turns to pizza delivery. check it out. collin i would like a pepperoni please. next in pepperoni please. next in sports for the new mattress models but sleep train's huge year end clearance pepperoni please. next in sports is ending soon. for a short time, save hundreds on tempur-pedic mattresses. get the most highly-recommended bed in america at closeout prices. plus, get interest-free financing
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only started 9 games. chowing down. he address add throng of media today. discussed the tattoo on the right arm which read faith, and god the glory. >> i don't really care what people think about my tattoo i got them for me and to show people this is what i believe in. and i mean god has brought me this far. he laid out phenomenal path for me and can't do anything but thank him. >> men return to san jose tonight. thrill come back win against phoenix. sharks 2 and o in the lock out short season. picture up in the third period. coyotes. 32 saves. would love to have that one back. the side angle. kind of soft goal. sharks respond. door step now 3-2 game. then digging and digging to tie it up at 3. 2 minutes left in the game. marlo scores sixth goal of the season. only played 3 games. he has 2 goals in each
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game. thornton empty neither. sharks win 5-3. 3 and o so fa far. all star reserve today. david lee made it first since sprewell in 97. to make the all star team. however, curry despite averaging 21 points and 6 assist per game left off the squad. coach jackson chastised the fellow coaches who did the voting saying you are better than that. seventh should have been on it. in college hoop stanford paid a visit to colorado. did not go well. stanford had won 5 in a row but the streak would end here. spirited crowd. andre the steal and then nice fake. spi spin. 12 and johnson right before the end of the first half. with authority. doing the chin up on the rim. stanford hammered. 75-54. 2 and 4 in the pack 12. cal if salt lake city facing utah. only 2 players in double figure but one was crab. had he 23
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points. 4 of 6 from downtown. cal we understand 62-57. they are 3 and 3 in conference play. matthew and his st. mary's gails hosting san diego open the lob here to beau 20 points off the bench. 11 assist. kind of quiet night scoring. then points. st. mary's all over san diego here 81-48. sports brought to you by river rock casino. >> you like saying his name. >> that rolls off the tongue. >> it does. a lot of fun to watch too. >> all right larry thanks. >> new virl video with all the right moves. show you m
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